President in Jaffna…
January 15, 2023
President Ranil Wickremesinghe, who is in Jaffna to participate in the Thai Pongal State Festival, visited the Sri Naga Viharaya in Jaffna this morning (Jan. 15), and received blessings while engaging in religious ceremonies.
The President also visited the head of the Jaffna Sri Naga Viharaya, Ven. Meegahajandure Sirivimala Nayaka Thera, and inquired about his health, and the Thera congratulated and chanted Seth Pirith in order to invoke blessings on the President.
The President also met Rev. Sri Somasundaram, the Nallai Adeena Ashramadipati, received his blessings and visited the Jaffna Bishop Most Reverend Dr. Justin Gnanapragasam and engaged in a brief discussion, the PMD said.